The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 20 43 26
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Contract jobs citing SAP 19 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.45% 2.49% 3.28%
As % of the Vendors category 12.93% 7.89% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 4
Average daily rate £550 £380 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -22.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.96 £19.00 £41.90
% change year-on-year
+5.05% -54.65%
SAP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
147 114 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 57.65% 31.58% 40.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 72 72
Average daily rate £400 £365 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.42 £12.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £21.50 £23.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region.

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

SAP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

SAP Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP.

1 11 (29.73%) Migration
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) Finance
3 8 (21.62%) ERP
3 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (21.62%) FMCG
4 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
4 7 (18.92%) SAP ERP
4 7 (18.92%) SAP PI
4 7 (18.92%) Data Quality
5 5 (13.51%) SAP Security
5 5 (13.51%) SAP BW
5 5 (13.51%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (10.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (10.81%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (10.81%) Middleware
6 4 (10.81%) SAP BI
6 4 (10.81%) Adobe
6 4 (10.81%) SOA
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle
6 4 (10.81%) CRM
6 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.81%) Content Management
6 4 (10.81%) Banking
6 4 (10.81%) Retail
6 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.81%) FatWire
6 4 (10.81%) Pega

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (10.81%) Confluence
1 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) SAP ERP
2 4 (10.81%) SAP GRC
3 2 (5.41%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.70%) assyst
4 1 (2.70%) SAP Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (13.51%) SAP BW
2 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.81%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) JIRA
2 3 (8.11%) HP UFT
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
2 4 (10.81%) Retail
3 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.41%) Electronics
5 1 (2.70%) Automotive
5 1 (2.70%) French Language
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Analyst
1 7 (18.92%) Consultant
1 7 (18.92%) Data Manager
1 7 (18.92%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (16.22%) Data Quality Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Quality Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) SAP Manager
3 5 (13.51%) SAP Security Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Security Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) SAP Security and Authorisations Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Active Directory Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) SAP GRC Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) SAP Test Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) SAP PI
2 4 (10.81%) Middleware
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 2 (5.41%) HTML5
3 2 (5.41%) SAP Business Workflow
3 2 (5.41%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (2.70%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) FMCG
2 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) Digital Media
2 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (10.81%) SCADA
2 4 (10.81%) Social Media
3 1 (2.70%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Migration
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (21.62%) ERP
4 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
5 5 (13.51%) SAP Security
6 4 (10.81%) Content Management
6 4 (10.81%) CRM
6 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.81%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Requirements Management
6 4 (10.81%) SOA
6 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.81%) User Stories
7 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Manual Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) ABAP
1 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) Data Quality
2 4 (10.81%) Solvency II
3 2 (5.41%) QA
3 2 (5.41%) SLA
4 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Adobe
1 4 (10.81%) FatWire
1 4 (10.81%) Guidewire
1 4 (10.81%) hybris
1 4 (10.81%) MuleSoft
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle
1 4 (10.81%) Pega
1 4 (10.81%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.70%) Ariba
2 1 (2.70%) Remedy